Maya the Bee Movie

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

Cute bee adventure teaches about inclusion and cooperation.

G 2015 79 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 5+

Good family film

A nice film to watch with a young family. My 4 year old enjoyed it but some parts were slightly scary and I was disappointed with some of the language and aggression used (e.g. references to young boy being told not to cry, lots of conflict between the bees and the hornets and aggressive language which seemed similar to gang culture). The attempted murder of the queen (which features throughout the film) is also unsuitable for very young children. But nice moral to the story at the end. Suggest fine for 5+ but might want to think about showing it to anyone younger.
age 3+

Our 3 1/2 yo granddaughter was entranced.

Pretty simple plot but fairly good animation. None of the characters are really that scary. Good role models. For pre-schoolers, it is just fine.

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Great role models

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